Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,436
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    200 3.7
  • Ranking

Tift County High School is a public school in Tifton Township, Georgia. It has 1,436 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 72% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 200 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1 Blue Devil Way
Tifton, GA 31794
(229) 387-2475

Ratings and Reviews
3.7 from 200 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Health & Safety: Our school takes the best precautions to promote safety and health. Our faculty and staff often demonstrate the consequences of violence, and bullying. Our school promotes abstinence and allows everyone to see the health consequences if safety precautions aren't taken. With the safety precautions that are practiced at our school,

    I feel very safe.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: The teachers at our school inspire us to be the best we can be. The positivity and devotion at this school is surreal. I would choose this school over and over again because this school is a family. We all work together to make things possible, and I couldn't be grateful enough to be able to be a student here.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Food: There is a variety of food offered each day at school. We have the choice of a salad, a type of sandwich, or pizza. The price of the food is reasonable and the dessert items are healthy. The cafeteria is very well maintained and clean.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: Our faculty and staff promote structure and discipline within the school, and ensure the safety of all students. They exercise adequate disciplinary guidelines for that purpose. We are given rewards and are recognized for good behavior, but receive punishment as a consequence to bad behavior. The staff and faculty members at our school take the best measures to ensure our safety and responsibility. We are made aware of our school policies regularly, so we will know the precautions to take and understand the consequences that follow if we do not obey the rules.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: Our school promotes good health, fitness, and dedicated athletes. Our school makes it possible to appreciate our athletes for their hard work and long hours they put into being the best they can be.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.66 G.O. Bailey Primary School Public
3.00 Northside Primary School Public
2.66 Charles Spencer Elementary School Public
Tift County High School - Northeast Campus Public
Northside Baptist Weekday Education Program Private, Religious
3.00 Eighth Street Middle School Public
3.00 J.T. Reddick School Public
3.00 Len Lastinger Primary School Public
3.00 Matt Wilson Elementary School Public
3.00 Annie Belle Clark Primary School Public
Grace Baptist School Private, Religious
2.33 Tiftarea Academy Private

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 G.O. Bailey Primary School 1 mi. 805
3.00 Eighth Street Middle School 2 mi. 1,162
3.00 Annie Belle Clark Primary School 4 mi. 796
2.66 Irwin County Elementary School 16 mi. 920
2.66 Cook Primary School 21 mi. 973

Around Tift County High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 47%
Female 52%

Student Diversity

Tift County High School United States Annie Belle Clark Primary School Cook Primary School Eighth Street Middle School G.O. Bailey Primary School Irwin County Elementary School
White 48.0% 51.6% 45.0% 54.0% 48.0% 32.0% 60.0%
African American 33.0% 15.2% 35.0% 32.0% 32.0% 34.0% 33.0%
Hispanic 13.0% 24.5% 15.0% 7.0% 16.0% 30.0% 3.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 1.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 0.1%
Grade 10 37.1%
Grade 11 33.8%
Grade 12 29.0%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 68% Yes
  • 27% Not sure.
  • 5% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 32% Advanced/Honors classes
  • 20% Extracurricular Activities and Clubs
  • 17% Cheerleading and Show Choir
  • 17% Athletics Programs and Extracurricular activities.
  • 15% Athletic Programs

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 37% The rules can be a little strict
  • 22% School lunch
  • 11% Not enough attention to academics
  • 7% Nothing
  • 7% Unfair ranking system
  • 7% Focused more on rules rather than learning
  • 4% The students, many dont care for their academics
  • 4% Counselors should meet up more with students

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 16 responses

  • 38% Excellent athletics and our mascot the Blue Devil!
  • 31% I will be a 2014 Graduate of Tift Co High School.
  • 31% Better teachers than other schools

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 41% Average
  • 35% Exceed
  • 12% Great
  • 12% Perfect

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 41% Do your best always and never give up.
  • 29% Follow the rules and always do your best
  • 24% Be competitive and work hard
  • 6% For any high school, don't fall into temptation

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 12% I love everything about this school.
  • 75% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 12% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.